[Python-Dev] Vacation and possibly a new bug
Tue, 22 Jul 2003 18:16:30 -0400
On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 04:04:24PM -0400, Neal Norwitz wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 22, 2003 at 03:45:20PM -0400, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > [Skip]
> > > > The thought occurred to me the other day that we ought to have a
> > > > table on the website (probably on the Wiki) where people can list
> > > > the kind of systems they have ready access to if they are willing
> > > > to help with some tests. It would make it easier to locate people
> > > > who can "configure ; make ; make test" on more obscure platforms.
> > Hm, what happened to the snake-farm at Lysator? Aren't they supposed
> > to do exactly this? Is Neal around? I think he's our official rep there.
> Here. I was thinking Skip's idea would be bad since I'll be listed
> for a bunch of platforms. :-)
> RedHat 6.2 isn't in the snake farm. Right now, things are in pretty
> good shape on the snake farm builds (I watch them on a regular basis).
> Unfortunately, some of the problems deal with minor OS variations
> (like a specific patching being applied or not), so even having the
> "same" version of th OS isn't always enough.
> I have access to the following systems:
> RedHat: 8, 9
> Solaris: 8
> AIX: 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
> HPUX: 11.00 A
> IRIX: 6.5
> DecUNIX, OSF/1, Tru64: 5.0, 5.1
I have an old SGI Indigo box that's running an ancient version of IRIX (I know
it is 5.x, but it *may* be 4.x). Would you like to have it to look over? ;-)
Jokingly (I think it only has a 800Mb disk!),
18:10:00 up 67 days, 7:45, 8 users, load average: 0.18, 0.24, 0.20